A group of Tamil women residing in the US organised a Moi Virunthu (community feast) to raise funds for cyclone-affected residents of a village in Pudukkottai district.
10 Dec 2018
IMH plans to bring out a locally-relevant module on post-disaster psychological first-aid which it will use to train doctors at government hospitals and primary health centres.
02 Dec 2018
The village people developed a good rapport with the workers as they considered them their special guests and friendships have blossomed.
29 Nov 2018
'Many families lost houses and basic amenities. Even drinking water is scarce. How could parents send their wards to school,' a teacher said.
24 Nov 2018
Forest department officials stated it was too premature to arrive at the exact number of bird deaths as Thursday was only the third day of the assessment.
23 Nov 2018
With no options available, the doctors decided to use the flashlights of mobile phones and help Manjula deliver the baby.
22 Nov 2018
Deputy CM O Panneerselvam said, 'Certain people are spreading false news among the public, thus leading to protests among people.'
20 Nov 2018
An active campaigner for the green cause, Thangasamy planted lakhs of saplings across the State, including several thousand trees on his own land.
20 Nov 2018
Soon after the rescue, another tree fell on the thatched hut, sources said.
19 Nov 2018
As the cyclone was playing hide-and-seek on Thursday afternoon, people in Vedaranyam were oscillating between a life of fantasy and reality.
17 Nov 2018
Thanks to the unabated coverage of Gaja’s progress and lessons learnt from cyclonic storms in the past, people headed to marketplaces right from the morning on Thursday.
16 Nov 2018
Workers in salt pans situated on the way to Kodiyakkarai had a frantic day covering produce using tarpaulin and other materials to protect it from rainfall.
16 Nov 2018
In an adventurous act across Kollidam river, a person risked his life to descend from a bridge using a rope to save a peacock, which almost got washed away in the floods after it got stuck to a shrub
20 Aug 2018
Karunanidhi’s maiden speech in the Assembly was on the Nagavaram issue and he waged a 20-day protest (August 23-September 9, 1957) against the landlord by leading the peasants.
09 Aug 2018
While the 120 trees help keep the temperature cool on the outside, the five smart classrooms add to its popularity.
11 Jul 2018